Irish singer-songwriter who began his career with the band Juniper before branching out as a solo artist. His debut album, O, reached number eight on the UK albums chart.
He was in the 1990s rock group Juniper after which he was a Tuscany farmer.
His debut album, O from 2002, reached No. 8 on the U.K. albums charts and won the Shortlist music prize.
He was romantically involved with former bandmate and muse Lisa Hannigan.
He collaborated with Tori Amos on "The Power of Orange Knickers" from 2005.